Heavy Seas has set a date for its Letter of Marque release party for Maryland: Tuesday, June 21 at Max's Taphouse. The winners, Doug John & David Edmudson, will be coming up from Forest, Virginia to celebrate. The beer, the winner of the 2010 competition, is a Belgian Dubbel which has been brewed with orange blossom honey.
Doug John is the owner of a homebrew and craft beer shop called Pints O Plenty in Forest (just west of Lynchburg) and has won many homebrew competitions in the past. More info is on the shop's website.
The Virginia release is in June 13th in Forest, Va.
Heavy Seas starts accepting entries Monday, June 6th for this year's Letter of Marque competition.